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BNSF - Little Rock Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #222551

Map 

Description 

You can make out the shape of the typical Lassig bridge plaque. I'll also guess 1900 as the next bridge west was Lassig dated 1900.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Little Rock Creek on BNSF RR
Location
Sandwich, Kendall County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65075, -88.58144   (decimal degrees)
41°39'03" N, 88°34'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/368313/4612208 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plano
Inventory number
BH 50739 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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Comments 

BNSF - Little Rock Creek Bridge
Posted February 20, 2018, by David S. (dscharen [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Here is the BNSF Little Rock Creek Bridge and the Route 34 Little Rock Creek bridge together in the same shot.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/66708125@N03/28052006799/in/da...